OnlineSchools.com Article Feed http://www.onlineschools.com/ Includes all articles from the /ask, /blog, and /in-focus sections of OnlineSchools.com en-US Copyright 2016 QuinStreet OnlineSchools.com <![CDATA[Q&A: I’m considering allowing my high school student to attend online school, but I'm concerned if cheating is an issue.]]> http://www.onlineschools.com/ask/cheating-in-online-schooling http://www.onlineschools.com/ask/cheating-in-online-schooling Question: I’m considering allowing my high school student to attend online school, but I'm concerned if cheating is an issue.

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Thu, 17 Mar 2016 12:46:00 -0700
<![CDATA[Q&A: My child has been attending online schooling for the past year. How can I make the transition back to public school easy for my child?]]> http://www.onlineschools.com/ask/transition-to-public-schooling http://www.onlineschools.com/ask/transition-to-public-schooling Question: My child has been attending online schooling for the past year. How can I make the transition back to public school easy for my child?

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Tue, 08 Mar 2016 14:30:00 -0800
<![CDATA[Q&A: What is the most common reason students might struggle with online schooling?]]> http://www.onlineschools.com/ask/reasons-of-struggle-with-online-schooling http://www.onlineschools.com/ask/reasons-of-struggle-with-online-schooling Question: What is the most common reason students might struggle with online schooling?

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Thu, 03 Mar 2016 10:21:00 -0800
<![CDATA[Q&A: How will online school work for my child since both his father and I work full time?]]> http://www.onlineschools.com/ask/online-learning-success-metrics-for-children-with-working-parents http://www.onlineschools.com/ask/online-learning-success-metrics-for-children-with-working-parents Question: How will online school work for my child when both his father and I work full time?

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Fri, 26 Feb 2016 16:07:00 -0800
<![CDATA[Q&A: How do I know if my son is learning in his third-grade online classroom?]]> http://www.onlineschools.com/ask/indicators-for-analysing-elementary-academic-growth http://www.onlineschools.com/ask/indicators-for-analysing-elementary-academic-growth Question: How do I know if my son is learning in his third-grade online classroom?

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Mon, 22 Feb 2016 08:36:00 -0800
<![CDATA[Q&A: If my child isn't excelling in a brick-and-mortar school, would attending an online school be the right solution?]]> http://www.onlineschools.com/ask/brick-mortar-school-vs-online-school http://www.onlineschools.com/ask/brick-mortar-school-vs-online-school Question: If my child isn't excelling in a brick-and-mortar school, would attending an online school be the right solution?

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Wed, 17 Feb 2016 16:25:00 -0800
<![CDATA[Online Bachelor's Degree in Software Engineering]]> http://www.onlineschools.com/degrees/bachelor/engineering-science/software-engineering http://www.onlineschools.com/degrees/bachelor/engineering-science/software-engineering Fri, 05 Dec 2014 10:53:00 -0800 <![CDATA[Online Bachelor's Degree in Human Resources]]> http://www.onlineschools.com/degrees/bachelor/business/human-resources http://www.onlineschools.com/degrees/bachelor/business/human-resources Fri, 05 Dec 2014 10:50:00 -0800 <![CDATA[Online Bachelor's Degree in Information Systems]]> http://www.onlineschools.com/degrees/bachelor/technology-it/information-systems http://www.onlineschools.com/degrees/bachelor/technology-it/information-systems An online bachelor's degree in information systems includes training in computer programming, database design, networking, and project management. Learn more.

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Fri, 21 Nov 2014 10:50:00 -0800
<![CDATA[Online Bachelor's Degree in Management and Leadership]]> http://www.onlineschools.com/degrees/bachelor/business/management-leadership http://www.onlineschools.com/degrees/bachelor/business/management-leadership Learn what to expect from an online bachelor's degree program in management and leadership, and what types of careers may be available to graduates.

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Fri, 21 Nov 2014 10:38:00 -0800
<![CDATA[Online Associate Degree in Information Systems]]> http://www.onlineschools.com/degrees/associate/technology-it/information-systems http://www.onlineschools.com/degrees/associate/technology-it/information-systems An online associate degree in information systems can help prepare students for careers as network support specialists or computer systems analysts. Learn more.

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Fri, 21 Nov 2014 10:08:00 -0800
<![CDATA[Snow days melt away as schools warm up to e-learning]]> http://www.onlineschools.com/blog/snow-days http://www.onlineschools.com/blog/snow-days As cancelled school days snowball during this year's polar vortex, schools are warming up to e-learning as a way to keep the fires of education burning at home.

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Wed, 26 Feb 2014 10:20:00 -0800
<![CDATA[Q&A: How Long Do Students Have to Drop a Course After It Begins?]]> http://www.onlineschools.com/ask/dropping-courses http://www.onlineschools.com/ask/dropping-courses Question: How long do students have to drop a course after it begins?

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Tue, 18 Feb 2014 10:45:00 -0800
<![CDATA[Q&A: How Can Students Socialize While Attending Online School?]]> http://www.onlineschools.com/ask/socializing http://www.onlineschools.com/ask/socializing Question: How can my student socialize while attending an online school?

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Tue, 11 Feb 2014 10:24:00 -0800
<![CDATA[Q&A: What Is Early Registration?]]> http://www.onlineschools.com/ask/early-registration http://www.onlineschools.com/ask/early-registration Question: What is the difference between registration and early registration?

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Tue, 04 Feb 2014 10:56:00 -0800
<![CDATA[Q&A: Can Online Students Take Vacations?]]> http://www.onlineschools.com/ask/vacations http://www.onlineschools.com/ask/vacations Question: Every year my family takes a vacation and we are gone for a week. I'm scheduled to take a course, but I don't know if I'll have Internet access. What should I do?

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Thu, 30 Jan 2014 10:29:00 -0800
<![CDATA[Q&A: Are Online Students Required to Participate in Class Discussions?]]> http://www.onlineschools.com/ask/participation-requirements http://www.onlineschools.com/ask/participation-requirements Question: I am curious about the requirements regarding participation in an online course. Will my child be required to participate in class discussions?

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Tue, 28 Jan 2014 10:51:00 -0800
<![CDATA[Teacher talk: Enhancing language arts instruction with technology]]> http://www.onlineschools.com/blog/teacher-talk-language-arts-instruction http://www.onlineschools.com/blog/teacher-talk-language-arts-instruction K-12 education expert Christi Wilson discusses several ways teachers can incorporate technology into their language arts curriculum.

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Wed, 15 Jan 2014 10:17:00 -0800
<![CDATA[Q&A: What Is Independent Study?]]> http://www.onlineschools.com/ask/independent-study http://www.onlineschools.com/ask/independent-study Question: What is independent study and is it available to online students?

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Tue, 14 Jan 2014 10:37:00 -0800
<![CDATA[Q&A: Is Online School Easier Than Traditional Education?]]> http://www.onlineschools.com/ask/is-online-school-easier http://www.onlineschools.com/ask/is-online-school-easier Question: I've heard that online schooling is easier than traditional classroom learning, is that true?

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Thu, 09 Jan 2014 10:41:00 -0800
<![CDATA[10 Colleges and Universities Innovating the Application Process]]> http://www.onlineschools.com/in-focus/10-colleges-innovating-application-process http://www.onlineschools.com/in-focus/10-colleges-innovating-application-process Standardized college applications are quickly becoming a thing of the past. Check out these 10 schools innovating the college application process for a new generation of students.

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Wed, 08 Jan 2014 10:40:00 -0800
<![CDATA[Q&A: How Do Schools Decide the Size of an Online Class?]]> http://www.onlineschools.com/ask/online-class-size http://www.onlineschools.com/ask/online-class-size Question: How do schools decide the size of an online class?

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Tue, 07 Jan 2014 10:39:00 -0800
<![CDATA[Q&A: Do Online Students Have Homework?]]> http://www.onlineschools.com/ask/homework http://www.onlineschools.com/ask/homework Question: Will my child have homework when he attends school online?

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Thu, 26 Dec 2013 10:14:00 -0800
<![CDATA[Teacher talk: Blended learning]]> http://www.onlineschools.com/blog/teacher-talk-blended-learning http://www.onlineschools.com/blog/teacher-talk-blended-learning Ready to flip your classroom? Educator Christi Wilson takes a look at the many advantages of blended learning at the K-12 level.

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Wed, 18 Dec 2013 10:21:00 -0800
<![CDATA[Q&A: How Can I Help My Child Succeed in an Online School?]]> http://www.onlineschools.com/ask/parents-role http://www.onlineschools.com/ask/parents-role Question: What is my role while my child attends online school?

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Tue, 17 Dec 2013 10:45:00 -0800
<![CDATA[Competency-Based Degree Programs Catch On]]> http://www.onlineschools.com/in-focus/competency-based-degree-programs-catch-on http://www.onlineschools.com/in-focus/competency-based-degree-programs-catch-on Reward students for what they know, not how long they sit in a classroom: That's the idea behind competency-based degree programs. See how colleges across the country are changing their approach to education.

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Mon, 16 Dec 2013 10:18:00 -0800
<![CDATA[Q&A: How Do Students Communicate With Their Teacher in an Online Course?]]> http://www.onlineschools.com/ask/communicating-with-online-teacher http://www.onlineschools.com/ask/communicating-with-online-teacher Question: When you take an online class, how do you communicate with the teacher?

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Thu, 12 Dec 2013 10:36:00 -0800
<![CDATA[Teacher talk: Using YouTube in the classroom]]> http://www.onlineschools.com/blog/teacher-talk-using-youtube-classroom http://www.onlineschools.com/blog/teacher-talk-using-youtube-classroom In this installment of Teacher Talk, K-12 education expert Christi Wilson discusses how teachers and parents can use YouTube for educational purposes.

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Wed, 11 Dec 2013 10:53:00 -0800